Given Name LYNETTE

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: li-NET  [details]

Meaning & History

Form of LUNED first used by Alfred Lord Tennyson in his poem 'Gareth and Lynette' (1872). In modern times it is also regarded as a diminutive of LYNN.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Linda, Linza (Ancient Germanic), Luned, Lunete (Arthurian Romance), Linda (Czech), Linda (Danish), Linda (Dutch), Linda (Finnish), Linda (French), Linda (German), Linda (Hungarian), Linda (Icelandic), Linda (Italian), Linda (Latvian), Linda, Linn (Norwegian), Linda (Slovak), Linda, Linn (Swedish), Eluned, Luned, Eiluned (Welsh), Luned, Lunete (Welsh Mythology)


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Entry updated July 2, 2008